CBC Television Network

Ron Petty Show, The

Network: CBC Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1965

Broadcast Medium: Television

Aired Wednesday evenings from May 8 to June 27 1965. Saturday evenings from November 3 to December 29, 1965.

One of the rare 15 minute variety shows broadcast in the mid-1960s by CBC. Most of the shorter shows were children’s programming. This program featured Roy Petty, vocalist, and the Bobby Jackson Quartet. It was produced in Winnipeg, Manitoba, featuring Lenny Breau on guitar. The selections were jazz and blues standards.

Written by John Corcelli – May, 2005